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Orstavik, F, Dainty, A R J and Abbott, C, (Eds.) (2015) Construction Innovation. Chichester: John Wiley & Sons.

Construction Innovation. Edited by Finn Orstavik, Andrew Dainty and Carl Abbott, John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, 2015. 224 pp ISBN 978-1-118-65553-5, £89.95 (hb) Buy this book on Amazon Publisher’s description: Construction innovation is an important but contested concept, both in … Continue reading

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Alderman, N, Ivory, C, Mcloughlin, I and Vaughan, R (2014) Managing complex projects: networks, knowledge and innovation. London: Routledge.

Managing complex projects: networks, knowledge and innovation. By Neil Alderman, Chris Ivory, Ian Mcloughlin and Roger Vaughan, Routledge, London, 2014. 154 pp, ISBN 978-0-415-29958-9, £80 (hb) Concerned with the management of complex long-term engineering projects, this important volume, of great … Continue reading

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SIBRAGEC 2013: 8th Brazilian Symposium of Construction Management and Economics

18-20 Nov 2013, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil Contact: sibragec2013@gmail.com http://www.sibragec2013.ufba.br

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2012 Australasian Conference on Innovative Technologies in Construction: “From BIM to Beyond”

2-3 December 2012, Wuhan, China Contact: ITCBIM2012@163.com http://www.itc-bim2012.com/

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AEC 2012: 7th International conference on innovation in architecture, engineering and construction

15-17 August 2012, The Brazilian British Centre, São Paulo, Brazil Contact: Ms Natalie Pugh, N.L.Pugh@lboro.ac.uk http://www.lboro.ac.uk/cice/conferences/AEC2012/

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ICCREM 2012: 10th International Conference on Construction and Real Estate Management

1-2 October 2012, Kansas City, USA Contact: Xiaolong Xue, iccrem@vip.163.com http://www.iccrem.com

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Verderber, S (2010) Innovations in hospital architecture. London: Routledge

Innovations in hospital architecture By Stephen Verderber, Routledge, London, 2010. ISBN 978-0-415-77795-7, £42.99 (hb) Publisher’s description: This indispensable reference book captures key recent developments in the rapidly evolving field of sustainable hospital architecture. Today’s architects must provide hospitals which enable … Continue reading

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Mallory-Hill, S, Preiser, W P E and Watson, C G (2012) Enhancing building performance. London: Wiley Blackwell

Enhancing building performance By Shauna Mallory-Hill, Wolfgang P E Preiser and Christopher G Watson, Wiley Blackwell, London, 2012. ISBN 978-0-470-65759-1, £69.99 (pb) Publisher’s description: Enhancing Building Performance presents the latest BPE work, providing a systematic approach for those who wish … Continue reading

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Hensel, M, (Ed.) (2012) Design innovation for the built environment. London: Routledge

Design innovation for the built environment Edited by Michael Hensel, Routledge, London, 2012. ISBN 978-0-415-59665-7, £29.99 Publisher’s description: Today architecture and other fields in the built environment face the steep task of answering complex questions pertaining to sustainability, performance, and … Continue reading

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Akintoye, A, Goulding, J and Zawdie, G, (Eds.) (2012) Construction innovation and process improvement. London: Wiley-Blackwell

Construction innovation and process improvement Edited by Akintola Akintoye, Jack Goulding and Girma Zawdie, Wiley-Blackwell, London, 2012. ISBN 978-1-4051-5648-6, £72.50 (hb) Publisher’s description: Innovation in construction is essential for growth. The industry strives to remain competitive using a variety of … Continue reading

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